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What is Venezuela bordered by?

The country of Venezuela is bordered on the north by the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Colombia, on the southeast by Brazil, on the east by Guyana (MORE)

What are Venezuela celebrations?

El Dia de Los Puercos is one. On January 3rd each year, venezuelans, or venezualitiotios as they are called, flock to beaches. Each one brings a pig and they set the pigs free (MORE)

Who is the President of Venezuela?

Nicolas Maduro is the President of Venezuela. As Vice President, he succeeded to the position on the death ofHugo Chavez on March 5, 2013 and won a special election in April (MORE)

Where is Venezuela?

Its location is 8° 0' N and 66° 0'W. Venezuela - officially the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela - is a country on the northern coast of South America (next to the Ca (MORE)

How did Venezuela get its name?

Venezuela was named by Amerigo Vespucci, who called it "little Venice" when he arrived. Venezuela derives from Sanskrit "Vanozwala" meaning country with beautiful forests. Ven (MORE)

Is Venezuela an LEDC?

Well there have been many discussions about whether it is because it is quite a rich country. But when you compare it to the UK, the GNP in 1999 in the UK was 1338.1 billion d (MORE)

What lake is in Venezuela?

Lake Maracaibo is a large brackish lake in Venezuela. It is connected to the Gulf of Venezuela by a 55km strait on the northern edge of the lake, and fed by numerous rivers, (MORE)